The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 54 55 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 11 11 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.62% 1.61% 4.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.69% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 25
Median daily rate £563 £556 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £419 £431
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £569 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £510 £525
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.25 £49.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
643 651 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.70% 95.18% 96.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 465 455
Median daily rate £413 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £12.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+208.00% -37.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wiltshire region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Wiltshire region.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +4 10 £563 -
Solutions Architect
South West

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Solutions Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 21 (61.76%) Finance
2 11 (32.35%) Banking
3 6 (17.65%) Retail
3 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
4 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (14.71%) SDLC
4 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.76%) Scrum
5 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
6 3 (8.82%) RIA
6 3 (8.82%) KYC
6 3 (8.82%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 3 (8.82%) Identity Management
6 3 (8.82%) BT
6 3 (8.82%) Actimize
6 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.82%) Brocade
6 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (8.82%) Service Management
6 3 (8.82%) Juniper
6 3 (8.82%) Internet
6 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.82%) LAN
6 3 (8.82%) WAN
6 3 (8.82%) Ethernet
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco
6 3 (8.82%) IBM

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Ethernet
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
1 3 (8.82%) LAN
1 3 (8.82%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) DWDM
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) MPLS
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) NonStop SQL
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
General
1 21 (61.76%) Finance
2 11 (32.35%) Banking
3 6 (17.65%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Middleware
1 2 (5.88%) SAP ALE
1 2 (5.88%) Spring
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (2.94%) SOAP
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) RIA
3 2 (5.88%) CESG
3 2 (5.88%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (5.88%) SWIFT
3 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) EPoS
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
2 5 (14.71%) SDLC
2 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.76%) Scrum
4 3 (8.82%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (8.82%) Identity Management
4 3 (8.82%) KYC
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.82%) Service Management
4 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.88%) Business Transformation
5 2 (5.88%) Data Security
5 2 (5.88%) ETL
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Governance
5 2 (5.88%) SOA
5 2 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) ABAP
1 2 (5.88%) Java
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) CISSP
3 2 (5.88%) CLAS
3 2 (5.88%) ISEB
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Actimize
1 3 (8.82%) Brocade
1 3 (8.82%) BT
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco
1 3 (8.82%) IBM
1 3 (8.82%) Juniper
2 2 (5.88%) Ciena
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) CA
3 1 (2.94%) hybris
3 1 (2.94%) Pega